Matching Gifts are becoming a favorite way to give among America’s top companies. Matching gifts are a great way to double your donor’s donations. Familiarize your nonprofit with this list of companies.
Unfortunately, many donors are unaware that their companies have these programs. Often the responsibility falls on nonprofits to inform their donors.
At Double the Donation we provide tools to help your nonprofit raise awareness and make it easy for donors to submit matching gifts. You don’t want to be leaving corporate donation money on the table!
Corporate Philanthropy and St. Louis
Check out this list of corporations in the St. Louis area that are currently offering these programs.
Be sure to ask your donors about their companies’ matching gift programs the next time they donate.
A well known presence in St. Louis, Boeing offers a matching program for employees giving to educational institutions, environmental causes, and many other nonprofit organizations.
Boeing will match donations of up to $6,000 per individual per year.
Starbucks opened its first shop over 40 years ago in Seattle, Washington. Now the company offers a matching gift program up to $1,500 for its employees.
Full-time, part-time, and retired employees are eligible for the program.
U.S. Bank matches up to $3,000 in donations per employee per a year to many types of nonprofit organizations. Does your nonprofit qualify?
Wells Fargo has an employee matching gift program where the company will match up to $5,000 a year to educational institutions. The company also has a dynamic volunteer grant program.